Summer steers Islington team into semi-finals with win over Hackney
PUBLISHED: 16:52 25 May 2016 | UPDATED: 16:52 25 May 2016
Summer Eytle-Rock produced another big game for Activities 4U Under-12s as the Islington side defeated Hackney Jedis 26-14 to book their place in the Community Basketball League play-off semi-finals.
Eytle-Rock – who was named joint MVP alongside team-mate Miles Sewell – played a dominant role throughout and scored 10 points to ensure A4U were always in control.
Sewell and Jonah Watson both hit three-pointers to help their team to an 11-7 lead at half-time, with Sewell adding another three late on to finish with 14 points and close out the game.
“Hackney were good competition and proved tough at times,” said Eytle-Rock. “But we limited our mistakes and kept fighting until the end to get the W.
“We can’t wait to play in the semi-final as we want to win everything this season!”
For information about the league, which is run by the London School of Basketball in partnership with Reach and Teach, visit www.cblhoops.co.uk, or contact email@example.com.